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African Tribal Art
Friday, 25 June 2021

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Pfeifenkopf der Bamileke

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Pfeifenkopf der Bamileke

Höhe: 30 cm.
Modern gesockelt.
Kameruner Grasland.

Catalogue price€ 15.000 - 20.000 Catalogue price € 15.000 - 20.000  $ 18,000 - 24,000
£ 13,500 - 18,000
元 115,650 - 154,200
₽ 1,354,350 - 1,805,800

 

Terrakotta, braun gefärbt, mit schöner Alterspatina. Selten großer Pfeifenkopf in Form eines stilisierten langohrigen Tieres, möglicherweise eines Hasens, mit großen runden Augen, das mit zwei Händen einen Strunk zum Maul hält. Unterteil zylindrisch und punziert, mit abschließendem Wulst. A. R.

Provenienz:
Europäische Privatsammlung. (1270653) (11)


Pipe bowl of the Bamileke people

Height: 30 cm.
With modern pedestal.
Cameroon, grassland.

Terracotta; stained brown with beautiful, aged patina.

Provenance:
European private collection.

This object has been individually compared to the information in the Art Loss Register data bank and is not registered there as stolen or missing.

 

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